A keynote enlisting what makes Ukraine an attractive destination for IT and BPO projects delivered by one of EMEA's leading authorities in the field of location strategy.
Elias van Herwaarden is Director with the Belgian Financial Advisory practice and EMEA Service Leader for Global Location Strategies (GLS), Deloitte's Brussels-based Centre of Excellence for Corporate Site Selection and Foreign Direct Investment Services. He has advised over 500 companies on their internationalisation and footprint optimization strategies. GLS conducts around 25 location engagements annually and is part of the bigger Real Estate practice in Belgium.
In this keynote, Kerry Hallard will review sourcing trends in the UK market and explore how working in or with Ukraine can help UK businesses grow.
Kerry is the President of the Global Sourcing Association and CEO of the Global Sourcing Association UK. She previously held the titles of CEO of the National Outsourcing Association and Director of the European Outsourcing Association and recently led the organisations’ highly successful global rebrand.
Kerry’s focus is on growing the reach and the positive reputation of the sourcing industry globally, through the development and dissemination of standards and qualifications. She recently established the GSA’s Standard Advisory Group, enlisting representation from 20 countries around the world, as well as senior buyers, service providers and accreditation partners.
In this session we bring our experts together to discuss what makes Ukraine an attractive outsourcing destination, with a focus on information technology (ITO) and business process outsourcing (BPO).